By Yash Ghai
Responses to ethnic conflicts in fresh a long time have ranged from oppression and ethnic detoxing to lodgings of ethnic claims via affirmative regulations, precise types of illustration, strength sharing, and the combination of minorities. essentially the most wanted, and resisted, units for clash administration is autonomy. This ebook makes use of decide upon international locations together with China, Canada, South Africa, former Yugoslavia and Australia to discover the dialectics of ethnicity and territory as mediated by means of numerous varieties of autonomy.
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133). The other preserves the civil law system in Quebec and a common law system in the rest of the country (Constitution Act 1867, s. 94). Thus, there are in Canada two completely different approaches to the law of property, contracts and family matters. The evolution of Canadian federalism and federal institutions has been greatly influenced by this duality. For example, the Act establishing the Supreme Court of Canada provides that three of the nine judges on the court must come from Quebec in order to have judges trained in the civil law hear appeal cases originating from Quebec.
Autonomy and Ethnicity: Negotiating Competing Claims in Multi-Ethnic States by Yash Ghai